An Ipswich-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Ipswich are all fully-qualified teachers, who also offer their skills as high-quality home tutors. All are subject-specialists, professional, reliable, and are up-to-date with Examination Boards and the current demands of a changing curriculum. Lessons are taught at your home or online and are scheduled at your convenience; whether weekdays, evenings or weekends.

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Many parents get frustrated by poor quality, unqualified tutors. That’s why all 18,000+ of our UK tutors are qualified schoolteachers – so you know they are trained to teach children, safe, and experienced at teaching the latest curriculum at a high-quality.

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You don’t need to scroll through pages of irrelevant and often unavailable tutors with our service. Just fill in our simple form or have a quick phone call and, within 24 hours, we will send you a shortlist of available, suitable teachers in your area.

First lesson guarantee

You can be safe in the knowledge that if you are unhappy with your first lesson (this is rare, but we understand that sometimes the fit isn’t quite right), we will not charge you for the lesson, and we will look to find you another high-quality teacher.

Just a few of our English teachers in Ipswich

Miss Natalie M

Qualified English teacher currently teaching at an academy in mid Essex in a secondary mixed mainstream school. I teach both KS3 and KS4. I teach the AQA specification for both Language and Literature. GCSE examiner for a major exam board.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, English Literature, School Entrance Exams, English Language
Qualifications:
Qualified Teacher Status. PGCE Secondary English, University College London. BA (Hons) in English Language, University College London.

Mr Todd Andrew B

Qualified and experienced teacher of History and Humanities, with over fifteen years of experience teaching in local schools in Suffolk and Essex. Now pursuing a PhD in History at the University of Kent and tutoring part-time. I teach HIstory and other Humanities subjects from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to A level, across all the major Exam Boards. I hold a BA and MA in History and qualified to teach in the United Kingdom and in the United States.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, History, Politics, Sociology, English Language, English Literature, Religious Studies
Qualifications:
MA History, University of Essex (2016). UK Teaching Qualification (2009). NC Teaching Certificate, Greensboro College, USA (2004). BA History, Greensboro College, USA (2002).

Mrs Nicki P

Fully qualified and experienced tutor in English and Maths to all ages, both online and face-to-face. As well as subject specific qualifications, I also have a Masters Degree in Education. I deliver maths and English at Key Stage 2, Key Stage 3 and GCSE across all the major exam boards, as well as functional skills. I can also help students to prepare for School Entrance Examinations and the 11+, as well as GCSE resits. I also offer vast experience of tutoring literacy and numeracy skills to adult learners, including apprentices. I specialise in helping students to overcome barriers to learning and have experience dealing with students who have Aspergers, Autism and anxiety disorders.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, Maths, English, English Literature, Study Skills, 11+, 13+, School Entrance Exams, English Language
Qualifications:
MA in Education (The Open University (2015). QTLS (2014), PGCE (2008), Level 5 Maths Specialism (2010), Certificates in Teaching Literacy and numeracy (2002), BA (Hons) Sociology (1989).

Mrs Sue A

I am a fully qualified teacher. I started out as an art teacher and for the past four years have been working in a SEMH school, TCES in Colchester, teaching Functional Skills in English and Maths, subjects I teach up to GCSE Level.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Maths, English, Study Skills, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
BA (Hons) Combined Studies, Suffolk New College (1990).

Mrs Julia R

Fully qualified, very experienced (having taught in State and Public Schools, as well as leading academic provision at Prep School) and friendly teacher of English Language and Literature. I have overseen, set and marked English entrance at 11 and 13+ including scholarship. I am very familiar with leading independent and grammar schools and their entrance processes/requirements. I offer support and full course teaching for students of 11+ and 13+ Common Entrance and Scholarship. I am fully aware of the KS3 curriculum and will help students to hone their skills, ready for the demands of KS4. I also teach GCSE (AQA), iGCSE (Edexcel CIE), A Level (OCR), ELAT and will even support undergraduates and Access students with essay writing and all study skills. I am here to boost your confidence and help you with exam technique. I am ready to help plug any gaps that have opened up in learning over the lockdown months with fun and engaging lessons. Immediate progress guaranteed.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature, 11+, 13+, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE English, Cambridge University (2012). BA (Hons) English & History, UEA/Essex University (2011).

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How are Ipswich schools performing?

We connect you to the best teachers who work across several of the best primary and secondary schools in Ipswich (some detailed below). This means we can reliably provide you with a local and experienced tutor that fits your needs.

Ipswich primary school performance:

The Ipswich area has 50 primary schools (one of the top being St Mark's Catholic Primary School, Ipswich with 24% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“This is an outstanding school because pupils make outstanding progress, from below average starting points, and attain standards that are above average by Year 6. Pupils' outstanding personal development is a key factor in promoting their exceptional achievement. From their earliest days in school children start to develop as confident learners who are given excellent guidance about how to reach the next stages in their learning.”

The Ipswich local authority has an average of 62% of students meeting the expected standards in reading, writing, and maths at primary school age (vs England's average of 65%). And has an average of 9% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Ipswich secondary school performance:

The Ipswich area has 18 secondary schools (one of the top being Copleston High School with 49% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Students who need extra help are given good support. As a result, they are making at least as good progress as other students and the gaps between different groups are closing.”

The Ipswich local authority has an average of 39% of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of 96% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Ipswich Ofsted ratings:

64% of Ipswich schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 6 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website